Kanté ‘fainted’ in dressing room after Chelsea training


N’Golo Kanté missed Chelsea’s visit to Manchester City on Sunday after fainting at the club’s training ground on Friday, according to reports. The 26-year-old reportedly passed out after a training session at Cobham, and later underwent cardiology tests. Despite being initially cleared to play, Kanté felt unwell on Sunday morning and was left out of Antonio Conte’s squad. As first ...

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Ghana Rugby celebrates women with special exhibition

The Ghana Rugby ladies took advantage of Ghana’s Independence Day to celebrate International Women’s Day that is scheduled on the world calendar for 8th of March of every year. According to Rafatu Inusah, Ghana Rugby Board Women’s representative, it was a great day for ladies not only coming together to play and have fun but to discuss the way forward ...

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Mohammed Polo reveals five year plan to nurture talent

Mohammed Polo

Ghanaian football legend Mohammed Polo believes the recent renovation work at the Azumah Nelson Sports Complex will greatly aid his plans to help develop budding talent for the game of football. The facility which has seen little maintenance since its completion in the 1970’s will be given a face-lift which will include a standard sized football pitch,a multipurpose gym,swimming pool ...

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Clar Weah named CAF ambassador for women’s football

George Weah and his wife, Clar Weah

The first lady, Clar Weah has been named Ambassador for Women’s football in Africa at CAF’s first ever women’s football symposium held in Morocco. According to CAF, Mrs. Weah was appointed by the federation’s president Ahmad Ahmad during the end of the historic symposium. The two-day event under the theme ‘raising our game’ was aimed at stakeholders brainstorming ideas towards ...

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Serena Williams to make WTA comeback at Indian Wells

Serena Williams says she frequently wondered how she would keep going after returning to the practice courts following the birth of her first child. The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion will return to the WTA Tour at Indian Wells in California this week. In an interview with BBC Sport, the 36-year-old American said she is motivated by the thought of ...

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Olympics, GFA head back to court after negotiation stalemate

Accra Great Olympics FC Limited and the Ghana Football Association are heading back to court after the former accused the latter of taking an entrenched position in dealing with the protest brought against Elmina Sharks FC. Olympics want the GFA to relegate Elmina Sharks and re-instate them or expand the league to 18 teams to accommodate them. An Accra High ...

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Reus strike earns Borussia Dortmund draw at RB Leipzig

Schalke, Eintracht Frankfurt and Bayer Leverkusen all won in the Bundesliga on Saturday to remain firmly in the hunt for Champions League qualification, while the spoils were shared between fellow contenders Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig. While runaway leaders Bayern Munich have the Bundesliga title as good as won, the race for the top four looks set to go down to ...

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Bayern Munich near 6th straight title after win at Freiburg


Bayern Munich closed in on their sixth consecutive Bundesliga title with a comfortable victory over Freiburg. Jupp Heynckes’ side are 20 points ahead of second-placed Schalke and require just eight points from their remaining nine games to clinch top spot again. Alexander Schwolow’s own goal and Corentin Tolisso’s spectacular strike gave Bayern a 2-0 half-time lead. Sandro Wagner and Thomas ...

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Dutch players attacked by rival fans after 4-0 win

Go Ahead Eagles

Violence broke out in the second division of Dutch football when De Graafschap players were attacked by Go Ahead Eagles fans after their 4-0 win. Footage from Fox Sports Netherlands shows fans running on to the pitch at full-time, kicking and punching players before stewards intervened. Go Ahead said in a statement they were “deeply ashamed” by the actions and “condemn the behaviour” ...

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Messi scores 600th goal in Barcelona win over Atletico Madrid


Lionel Messi’s 600th career goal maintained Barcelona’s unbeaten record in La Liga to open up an eight-point lead over opponents Atletico Madrid. Messi’s superb first-half free-kick from 25 yards into the top corner took his club tally to 539 goals and he also has 61 for Argentina. Luis Suarez could have added a second but his chip sailed narrowly wide. ...

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